Colby Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Colby Village offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are a few parks nearby for residents to explore and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to access them from most locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
The car is very often the favoured way to move around in this area. It is very convenient to find a place to park. On the other hand, this area is not an especially pleasant part of Halifax for getting around by public transit. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Most houses for sale in this part of the municipality are located in places that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot as many daily needs are challenging to carry out by walking.
Roughly half of homes in Colby Village were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the units in the neighbourhood while renters occupy the remainder. This part of Halifax is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach daycares and primary schools from anywhere in Colby Village. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. With respect to food, it is often feasible for house buyers in this neighbourhood to purchase their groceries by walking. Residents are served by approximately 20 restaurants and cafes as well.